This thesis details the research, development and design of a unique holiday innovation known as “Intelligent Addressable Christmas Tree Lights”. The lights being developed will bring into being a design that is attractive, petite, and most importantly fire safe and child safe. The product will serve to revolutionize the majority of existing systems with the evolution of intelligently addressable lights, allowing a greater diversity of display applications.
Throughout this thesis a full analysis of the system's design and development has been completed, including several considerations for improvement and extension. Overall this thesis was successful in developing a product which satisfied most of the outset objectives and in furthering professional engineering skills.